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Julian Alston: 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, Quality of Communication Award, Honorable Mention

March 19, 2012

Julian Alston, ARE professor, and co-editors, Bruce Babcock (Iowa State University), and Philip Pardey (University of Minnesota), received the Quality of Communication Award, Honorable Mention, for their book, "The Shifting …

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Quirino Paris: 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Fellow

March 19, 2012

Quirino Paris, professor, is among the very rare economists who embrace econometric and mathematical programming approaches to conduct applied research. He was among the first researchers to recognize and take …

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Michael Carter: Satellite-based Livestock Insurance for Kenya

Dec. 5, 2011

Professor Michael Carter and other members of the I4 Index Insurance Innovation Initiative based at UC Davis devised an innovative insurance program in Kenya that aims to prevent livestock farmers …

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Roberta Cook: Fresh Produce Industry Award

Oct. 26, 2011

Roberta Cook, cooperative extension marketing economist, received a fresh produce industry award, The Packer 25. This award recognizes her as being among the top 25 industry leaders for 2011.

Dr. …

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Argan Oil Production in Morocco

Oct. 20, 2011

Travis Lybbert, associate professor, led a research team to examine the economic and social benefits of argan oil production in Morocco. The booming demand for Morocco's argan oil, now the …

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Travis Lybbert: Quality of Research Discovery Award

Oct. 20, 2011

Travis Lybbert, associate professor, received the Quality of Research Discovery award from the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE). Lybbert and co-author David Just received the award for their 2009 …

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Jeffrey Williams: Distinguished Scholarly Public Service Award

May 12, 2011

Jeffrey Williams, a professor of agricultural and resource economics and holder of the Daniel Barton DeLoach endowed chair, received the 2011 UC Davis Distinguished Scholarly Public Service award from the …

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Managing California's Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation

March 14, 2011

Richard Howitt, professor and ARE department chair, co-authored a new book, "Managing California's Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation." Professor Howitt is one of several contributing experts in geology, fish ecology, …

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Travis Lybbert: AAEA Outstanding AJAE Article Award

Aug. 9, 2010

Assistant Professor Travis J. Lybbert (ARE at UC Davis) and David R. Just (Cornell University) received the AAEA Outstanding American Journal of Agricultural Economics Article Award: "Risk Averters that Love …

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James Wilen: AAEA Quality of Research Discovery Award

Aug. 9, 2010

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